Tuerk Name Meaning

German (Türk): see Turk.

Source: Dictionary of American Family Names ©2013, Oxford University Press


Similar surnames: Turk, Durk, Turck, Turke, Buerk, Merk, Werk, Duerr, Tuck, Purk

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Tuerk Family Origin

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Tuerk Family Occupations

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  • Book Keeper

    17%
  • Keeping House

    17%
  • Laborer

    17%
  • Labourer

    17%

In 1880, a less common occupation for the Tuerk family was Labourer. The most common Tuerk occupation in the USA was Book Keeper. 17% of Tuerk's were Book Keepers. Book Keeper, Keeping House and Laborer were the top 3 reported jobs worked by Tuerk.

Source: Census data for Tuerk | Data not to scale

Tuerk Historical Records

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Tuerk Life Expectancy

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United States

Between 1964 and 2004, Tuerk life expectancy was at its lowest point in 1988, and highest in 2004. The average life expectancy for Tuerk in 1964 was 64, and 91 in 2004.

Source: Social Security Death Index (SSDI) for Tuerk

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